ProfileDr. Matanya Horowitz is the Co-founder and CEO of AMP Robotics, a startup formed in 2015 with the goal of changing the fundamental economics of recycling using robotics and artificial intelligence. AMP has pilotedtheir first robotics systems, bringing them out from development and prototyping and intocommercialization. Matanya graduated with a PhD in Control and Dynamical Systems from the California Institute of Technology with publications and research in machine learning, path planning, computer vision, and stochastic optimal control. While in graduate school, Matanya participated in the ARM-S DARPA Robotics project where he saw firsthand the current state of robotics technology.